There are 9 ways to get from Thrissur to Puducherry by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  13 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Shoranur Junction (SRR) to Pondicherry (PDY) Maq Pdy Exp / ...

$9 - $30

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Bus  •  29 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Thrissur to Pondicherry

$8 - $12

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Taxi  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thrissur to Puducherry 306.1 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Thrissur to Puducherry 306.1 miles

$50 - $75

Taxi to Kochi, fly to Madras, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thrissur to Kochi
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Madras (MAA) COK - MAA
  3. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Pondicherry (PDY)

$37 - $159

Taxi to Kochi, fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thrissur to Kochi
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) COK - TRZ
  3. Take the train from Srirangam (SRGM) to Pondicherry (PDY)

$70 - $315

Taxi to Kochi, fly to Pondicherry  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thrissur to Kochi
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Pondicherry (PNY) COK - PNY

$70 - $308

Train to Coimbatore, fly to Madras, train  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Thrisur (TCR) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE)
  2. Fly from Coimbatore (CJB) to Madras (MAA) CJB - MAA
  3. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Pondicherry (PDY)

$34 - $141

Bus to Calicut, fly to Madras, train  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Mundur to Kondotty
  2. Fly from Calicut (CCJ) to Madras (MAA) CCJ - MAA
  3. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Pondicherry (PDY)

$43 - $262

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The cheapest way to get from Thrissur to Puducherry is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹850 and takes 29 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thrissur to Puducherry is to taxi and fly which costs ₹5,000 - ₹23,000 and takes 5 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thrissur and arriving at Pondicherry. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 29 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Thrissur to Puducherry. However, there are services departing from Thrisur (TCR) and arriving at Pondicherry (PDY) via Shoranur Junction (SRR). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 22 min.

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The distance between Thrissur and Puducherry is 424 km. The road distance is 489.8 km.

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The best way to get from Thrissur to Puducherry without a car is to train which takes 13 h 22 min and costs ₹600 - ₹2,200.

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It takes approximately 13 h 22 min to get from Thrissur to Puducherry, including transfers.

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Thrissur to Puducherry bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Thrissur station.

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Thrissur to Puducherry train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Shoranur Junction (SRR) station.

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The best way to get from Thrissur to Puducherry is to train which takes 13 h 22 min and costs ₹600 - ₹2,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹550 - ₹850 and takes 29 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Thrissur to Puducherry.
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  • Distance: 265.2 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 22 min

What companies run services between Thrissur, India and Puducherry, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Thrissur to Puducherry twice a week. Tickets cost $8 - $18 and the journey takes 11 h 45 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Thrissur to Puducherry 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 29 h 5 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Kochi to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Kochi to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Calicut to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Calicut to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Flights from Kochi to Pondicherry via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Kochi to Pondicherry via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Kochi to Pondicherry via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Kochi to Pondicherry via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Kochi to Pondicherry via Mumbai, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Kochi to Pondicherry via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Calicut to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Calicut to Madras via Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $180
Train operators
Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Mundur to Kondotty
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Thrissur to Puducherry
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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The quickest flight from Kochi Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Thrissur to Puducherry bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Pondicherry station.

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Thrissur to Puducherry train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Pondicherry (PDY) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thrissur to Puducherry is 490 km. It takes approximately 6 h 43 min to drive from Thrissur to Puducherry.

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Air India Limited, Vistara, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Kochi Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are 387+ hotels available in Puducherry. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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